Sunday 4 June 2017

Simple Stained Glass Window Ideas

Hi Bloggers.

I have a few very, very simple cards with Sue Wilson's Stained Glass Window Dies for you today.

For this one, I popped the Butterfly Stained Glass Window onto a Pixie Powder Background created with Scarlet Mist and Mango Blaze Pixie Powders.

For this one, I simply popped the Hummingbird Stained Glass Window onto a patterned paper from Sue's Classic Elegance 8 x 8 Paper Pad.

The Butterfly Stained Glass Window on Caught in Crystal Background - CS Glue on Acetate, Pixies sprinkled over (can't remember probably Midnight Blue and Peacock Green) then Sparkle Star Diamond Frost. Finally scrunched up a piece of White Tissue Paper, opened out and popped on top.

Buttterfly Stained Glass Window cut twice and glued either side of a piece of Acetate. Sections coloured with a Quickie Glue Pen on reverse and then CS Polished Silk Glitter added. I used Light Purple, Hunter Green, Turquoise, Rose Copper, Ice Blue and Pale Bronze.

Background created on Watercolour Card. 3 drops of CS Intense Pigment Stain in Rich Crimson, Emerald, Blue Violet and Sunflower Yellow into separate mister bottles with water. I misted Watercolour Card with water and then drew circles over it using the ends of the tubes from the bottles, re-misting with water as required. I then blotted with Kitchen Roll. Quickie Glue was added to some areas and when clear, CS Rose Copper Polished Silk Glitter added.

Sue Wilson has a very special birthday today. Pop on over to her blog to wish her a Happy Day 😊

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  1. Hi Julia
    Plenty of great ideas must try them.
    Lovely cards.
    Jan x

  2. Great ideas here. Thank you for putting them all on one post.

  3. Hi Julia
    A fabulous collection of cards.
    B xx

  4. Morning julia, fabulous samples

    Stay safe, healthy and happy, hugs June Smith xxxx

  5. All these cards are stunning Julia.
    Have a good day xx

  6. Good Morning Julia. I Know you say simple cards I say each one is beautiful and thank you for sharing them with us ..... Wendy

  7. Hello Julia, all these cards are beautiful, and really inspiring me. I am having a great time playing with my stained glass dies. Have a great Sunday all. Bx

  8. Stunning collection of cards, all beautiful.


  9. Hi Julia,
    Beautiful cards, I really enjoyed seeing you showing the different techniques with these dies.
    Thanks for sharing,

  10. Lovely selection of cards this morning, Julia.

    Anne (Northampton)

  11. Morning Julia

    A beautiful selection of the stained glass windows, so colourful

    June x

  12. Stunning samples Julia
    Love June horrocks xxxxxxx

  13. My oh my No wonder I think this die set is my ultimate favourite! These are beautiful
    My thoughts are with those affected by last night's horrific incident

  14. Morning Julia,
    Love selection of cards.

  15. Beautiful creations ,thanks Julia.
    Elaine H X

  16. Struggling to decide which I prefer. Can't make a decision because they are all equally nice.


  17. All designs are awesome and inspiring. I enjoyed watching you demo this Stain Glass die on hocanda. Well done.

  18. Certainly cannot pick 'a best one' here, they are all so so beautiful...but this is my favourite of the Stained Glass Window dies...thank you Julia...luv Ursula xx

  19. Hi Julia lovely selection of cards the stained glass window dies are fabulous and create such beautiful cards

  20. Gorgeous cards Julia, love them all
    Marion S x

  21. Hi Julia this is a stunning set of cards I do love those dies. Take care. Hugs Jackie

  22. Beautiful cards today Julie. Thank you so much for sharing these. Lovely backgrounds on all of them and lots of ideas there.

  23. Lovely selection of beautiful cards Julia. I don't have these dies yet but you've shown how versatile the stained glass dies are. X

  24. Hello Julia,
    Lovely cards and heaps of ideas! I've been away so have not been very regular in commenting!
    Love Myra x


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